“Cord”inated Attack

October 6, 2009

That after toasting some tasty waffles, you move the toaster aside but neglect to see that the cord to your computer is nestled up against the hot appliance. Then, while you write informative blog posts, stimulating columns and random tweets, you find that just touching the keys seems to make your fingertips tingle. But beyond that, there are a few sparks flying and by attributing this to the typing speed and power of your words – neglecting to realize that said laptop is engulfed in flame and an electrical fire has now taken your hands off at the wrists.